Higher Education for Sustainable Development: Rio+20 and beyond

United Nations Decade of Education for Sustainable Development

Panel discussion on Higher Education for Sustainable Development.
UNESCO Chairs in Education for Sustainable Development from Costa Rica, Germany and Sweden will discuss the outcomes and follow-up of the recent UN Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20) regarding ESD and higher education. They will share good ESD practices and particularly focus on the question how universities as a whole institution can contribute to promoting sustainable development. Panellists will also discuss the contribution of higher education to the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development until 2014 and beyond.


Type of Event Consultative Meeting
Start 04.10.2012 17:00 local time
End 04.10.2012 18:45 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Leicht, Alexander
Country France
City Paris
Room Room IX
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants
Official Website
Link 1 Education for Sustainable Development
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